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    • 12th at Spa

      The 08/25/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      "The start wasn't great. There were some cars already passing me by on the straight and I couldn't do anything to defend myself. It's a bit frustrating to sit in ...

      12th at Spa
    • More points in Hungary

      The 07/27/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      After a thrilling Hungarian Grand Prix, Jean-Eric Vergne scored points for the fourth time this season, finishing ninth. With eleven units, he is 13th of the Formula 1 world championship ...

      More points in Hungary
    • JEV in fourth row

      The 07/26/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      Once again, Jean-Eric Vergne perfectly managed his qualifying session in Hungary while raising the top 10 for the seventh time this season. His only aim is to finish the French ...

      JEV in fourth row
    • A good race until a penalty…

      The 07/20/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      "I was having a good race until the moment in which I had to make a five seconds stop-and-go penalty during my second pit stop, which compromised any possibility of ...

      A good race until a penalty…
    • "In a favourable condition to achieve a good result"

      The 07/19/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne choose a different tyres strategy. The Frenchman will start the German Grand Prix from the 13th place on the grid. Points are his main goal. “It was really tight ...

      "In a favourable condition to achieve a good result"
    • One more time in the top 10.

      The 07/05/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      Since the beginning of the Silverstone’s weekend, Jean Eric Vergne is in the pace and always in the top 10. During the qualifying sessions, the Frenchman was fighting for the ...

      One more time in the top 10.
    • JEV stopped in Austria

      The 06/22/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      With brakes problem, Jean-Eric Vergne retired for the fifth time of the year. There are positive aspect especially with the new evolution on his car.   “I have struggled with the brakes ...

      JEV stopped in Austria
    • Difficult qualifications for JEV

      The 06/21/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      All was not perfect in Red Bull Ring today for Jean-Eric Vergne during the qualifying session. In the pace in free practices, the Frenchman can’t do better than 15th. Nevertheless ...

      Difficult qualifications for JEV
    • Points in Canada

      The 06/08/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      What a day for Jean-Eric Vergne. Started from 8th, the Frenchman crossed the line in 8th, after a perfect race.    “First of all I would like to congratulate Daniel for his ...

      Points in  Canada
    • “A fifth place was possible”

      The 05/25/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      The Monaco Grand Prix had started quite well for Jean-Eric Vergne, but unfortunately everything jammed before the halfway and JEV recorded his fourth retirement in six races.   "The race was going ...

      “A fifth place was possible”
    • A quite good qualifying session

      The 05/24/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne has perfectly managed the qualifying session of the Grand Prix of Monaco. With the fastest time in Q1, he did what he had to do in Q2 and ...

      A quite good qualifying session
    • Monaco in all conditions

      The 05/22/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      Dry and wet, all the conditions were in Monaco for the first day of the 2014 Monaco Grand Prix. On the pace on dry, Jean-Eric Vergne is especially illustrated in ...

      Monaco in all conditions
    • JEV is positive

      The 05/11/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      For the third time of the season, Jean-Eric Vergne did not finish a Grand Prix. But before all, the Frenchman stays confidant. "Somebody has asked me if I feel a bit ...

      JEV is positive
    • “It was part of the strategy not to run”

      The 05/10/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      With a 10 places’ penalty on the starting grid of the Spanish Grand Prix, Jean-Eric Vergne and Toro Rosso adapted their strategy during the qualifying session. In order to save ...

      “It was part of the strategy not to run”
    • Everything played out at the start

      The 04/20/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      Started from the 9th position of the grid of the Grand Prix of China, Jean-Eric Vergne was logically aiming for points. But the Frenchman had a difficult start, jeopardizing his ...

      Everything played out at the start
    • JEV succeed in the rain

      The 04/19/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      One more time, Jean-Eric Vergne showed his agility under the rain. Indeed, in Shanghai Grand Prix, the Frenchman managed to be in the top 10 for the third time of ...

      JEV succeed in the rain
    • Initially hit

      The 04/06/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      The Bahrain Grand Prix was played out at the start for Jean-Eric Vergne, when another competitor hits him. The car was too damage and Toro Rosso decided to call him ...

      Initially hit
    • Everything is possible

      The 04/05/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne will start the Bahrain Grand Prix from the 7th row of the starting grid. In the night of Bahrain, JEV is aiming points for this third race of ...

      Everything is possible
    • An encouraging Friday

      The 04/04/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      12th of each free practice sessions of the day, Jean-Eric Vergne is preparing step by step this third Grand Prix of the season in Bahrain. “It was not a bad Friday, ...

      An encouraging Friday
    • First retirement in Malaysia

      The 03/30/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric has always scored points in Malaysia. This was not the case today as a leak in the intake to the turbo forces JEV to retire on lap 20. JEV ...

      First retirement in Malaysia
    • For the second time in the top 10

      The 03/29/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      Even if his car was not perfect under the rain, Jean-Eric Vergne did a good performance during the qualifying of the Malaysian Grand Prix. For the second time in a ...

      For the second time in the top 10
    • A good day in Malaysia

      The 03/28/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      The first working day of the Malaysian Grand Prix was a good one for Jean-Eric Vergne and Toro Rosso. 6th of the first session than 11th of the second one, ...

      A good day in Malaysia
    • "It was here that I scored my first F1 points"

      The 03/25/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      JEV is ready for Sepang:   "It’s not one of my favourite tracks to be honest, as I don’t feel it has any particularly challenging characteristics. The best thing about this race ...

      "It was here that I scored my first F1 points"
    • Points for the first race

      The 03/16/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      There were a lot of question before the start of the first Formula One Grand Prix of the year. Jean-Eric Vergne and Toro Rosso showed that they are in the ...

      Points for the first race
    • For the first time in third row

      The 03/15/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      The first qualifying session of the year, runned partly on a wet track, was quite interesting for Jean-Eric Vergne. With his Toro Rosso, the Frenchman set the 6th fastest time, ...

      For the first time in third row
    • A first interesting day in Australia

      The 03/14/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      That was an interesting Friday for Toro Rosso and Jean-Eric Vergne. 10th of the first free practice session, 11th of the second one, JEV made a decent start to the ...

      A first interesting day in Australia
    • Next stop : Melbourne !

      The 03/02/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne gave the STR9 his and the team’s last pre-Melbourne outing, as this was the twelfth and final day of winter testing for all the teams in Bahrain. This ...

      Next stop : Melbourne !
    • “We are getting there”

      The 02/28/2014 - www.jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne took over driving duties in the STR9 today. Toro Rosso continues to make progress in several areas, even if today’s times reflect the fact the team was not ...

      “We are getting there”
    • A good working day at Bahreïn

      The 02/20/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      The sixth day of testing in 2014, the second at this Bahrain test, saw the STR9 complete an encouraging 58 laps, in warm but windy conditions. With Jean-Eric Vergne taking ...

      A good working day at Bahreïn
    • In the right direction

      The 01/30/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      The STR9 was back on track and completed 30 laps with Jean-Eric Vergne at the wheel, which is a much more positive result than yesterday, showing that work is going ...

      In the right direction
    • First day in the STR9

      The 01/28/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne was in charge of the first test with the brand new STR9 and its new Renault engine. The Frenchman managed to complete 15 laps, the third longest distance ...

      First day in the STR9
    • JEV launches the STR9

      The 01/27/2014 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne and Daniil Kvyat whipped the sheets off Scuderia Toro Rosso’s challenger for the 2014 Formula 1 World Championship in the Jerez pit lane. Under the technical directorship of ...

      JEV launches the STR9
    • See you next year

      The 11/24/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      After a very good performance in qualifying for Jean-Eric Vergne in the rain, the Grand Prix of Brazil took place on a dry track. After a difficult start, the Frenchman ...

      See you next year
    • Last qualification of the year in the top 8

      The 11/23/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne managed to do a very good last qualifying session of the year, under the rain of Sao Paulo. If things were not easy at the beginning, the Frenchman ...

      Last qualification of the year in the top 8
    • A good rainy Friday

      The 11/22/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      It was raining today in Brazil, during the two first free practices sessions of the last Grand Prix of the year. 14th in the morning, Jean-Eric Vergne raised the rhythm ...

      A good rainy Friday
    • A strong and aggressive race

      The 11/18/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne had been the only driver starting the United States Grand Prix on the Prime tyres. The original plan was to run JEV on two stop strategy. However, it ...

      A strong and aggressive race
    • On the 7th row in the USA

      The 11/17/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne will start the United States Grand Prix from the 7th row of the starting grid. Since Friday, times are showing a good pace and at others not, but ...

      On the 7th row in the USA
    • One session in the USA

      The 11/16/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne’s next year team mate, Daniil Kvyat, was in charge of the first free practice session of the United States Grand Prix, so JEV was on track only during ...

      One session in the USA
    • A frustrating evening

      The 11/03/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      It was a very frustrating evening at Abu Dhabi for Jean-Eric Vergne after a promising Saturday. The Scuderia Toro Rosso was ready to be flexible with strategy, between a one ...

      A frustrating evening
    • “The speed is there”

      The 11/02/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      After a good FP3, where Jean-Eric Vergne finished 10th, the Frenchman was really ready for the qualifying session. Very good in Q1, on the pace in Q2, JEV was on ...

      “The speed is there”
    • A productive day at Abu Dhabi

      The 11/01/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Formula 1 was back to business only five days after the Indian Grand Prix. Jean-Eric Vergne spend a long time on track by doing 58 laps. 16th of the first ...

      A productive day at Abu Dhabi
    • “We were just too slow”

      The 10/27/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Qualifying in 14th position, Jean-Eric Vergne hoped to score points in the Indian Grand Prix. However, it was a difficult race for the Frenchman. The performance was not there today ...

      “We were just too slow”
    • Ready for a super-tight Indian Grand Prix

      The 10/26/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Once again, the qualifying session was really tight, with ten cars within three tenths. 14th on the grid, Jean-Eric Vergne is looking forward a very interesting race. The performance is ...

      Ready for a super-tight Indian Grand Prix
    • An up & down Friday in India

      The 10/25/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      For Toro Rosso and Jean-Eric Vergne, that was a more difficult Friday than usual. The car went well in FP1 and JEV Was reasonably happy with the 11th position, as ...

      An up & down Friday in India
    • Some positive in Japan!

      The 10/13/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Even if Jean-Eric Vergne did not score any point in Japan, the Frenchman finished at a very interesting 12th position. With a good pace, JEV still expecting a strong end ...

      Some positive in Japan!
    • Qualifying ends up in fire…

      The 10/12/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      The spell persist for Jean-Eric Vergne. This time it's a rear brake circuit problem that caused a fire on the Frenchman’s Toro Rosso during Q1. Before that, with the 12th ...

      Qualifying ends up in fire…
    • A troublefree Friday

      The 10/11/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne starts the weekend in good shape. Satisfied with how the car is reacting to what the team is doing, JEV finished 13rd of the first session and 12th ...

      A troublefree Friday
    • Roll on Japan…

      The 10/06/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      After Korea is Japan... From next week the Japanese Grand Prix will help Jean-Eric Vergne and the Scuderia Toro Rosso to forget a difficult weekend in Korea. Sixteenth on the ...

      Roll on Japan…
    • Claw the way back up towards the top ten

      The 10/05/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      The Korean Grand Prix qualifying was once again really close and the time sheet was incredibly tight today. If Jean-Eric Vergne is legitimately disappointed to be only 16th of Q2, ...

      Claw the way back up towards the top ten
    • A difficult Friday

      The 10/04/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne and the Scuderia Toro Rosso are working hard in order to find the ideal set-up on a track layout that should suit quite well to the Frenchman’s car. ...

      A difficult Friday
    • Make JEV's helmet yours !

      The 09/25/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Participate to our design contest and have the privilege to see your creation in live action for the two last grand prix.    The winner will receive the same Helmet signed by ...

      Make JEV's helmet yours !
    • It was hot in Singapore ...

      The 09/22/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Started from 12th position, Jean-Eric Vergne was aiming points for the Singapore Grand Prix. After a poor start, the Frenchman and his team decided to adapt the strategy, but his ...

      It was hot in Singapore ...
    • Extremely close qualifying in Singapore

      The 09/21/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      After very useful free practice sessions, the Singapore Grand Prix qualifying was extremely close today. With the 12th time, Jean-Eric Vergne missed Q3 for few hundredths of second. The Frenchman ...

      Extremely close qualifying in Singapore
    • Technical update in Singapore

      The 09/20/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      The Scuderia Toro Rosso arrived in Singapore with various aerodynamic and mechanical updates in order to improve their slow speed package. Jean-Eric Vergne spends the first two free practice sessions ...

      Technical update in Singapore
    • When mechanics breaks down...

      The 09/08/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      With a perfect start, the Italian Grand Prix began in a very good way for Jean-Eric Vergne. Ninth, with a very good pace, JEV was controlling Jenson Button and Lewis ...

      When mechanics breaks down...
    • For the third time in Q3

      The 09/07/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      The work done by Jean-Eric Vergne and his engineers on Friday evening paid off Saturday during the qualifying session of the Italian Grand Prix at Monza. After finishing 11th of ...

      For the third time in Q3
    • In the heat of Monza

      The 09/06/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      The sun is rising at Monza for the last European meeting of the Formula 1 season. In a car with the low downforce package, Jean-Eric Vergne was 10th of the ...

      In the heat of Monza
    • JEV finished 12th in Belgian

      The 08/25/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Started from 18th position, Jean-Eric Vergne moved up to twelfth in the Belgian Grand Prix, showing a strong pace. Unfortunately, a slow puncture prevents the Frenchman to pick up a ...

      JEV finished 12th in Belgian
    • A missed opportunity

      The 08/24/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Finishing fourth of the third free practice session, Jean-Eric Vergne could be optimistic before the Belgian Grand Prix qualifying session. But showers over the Spa-Francorchamps track have turned the session ...

      A missed opportunity
    • A good Friday

      The 08/23/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      With the first session in the wet and the second in the dry, this Friday at Spa-Francorchamps was a perfect day to prepare the Belgian Grand Prix. 13th in the ...

      A good Friday
    • Back to business after the summer break

      The 08/22/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric, we saw the interview you gave to L’Équipe just before the summer break. Perhaps you could spell out for us the situation as you see it between yourself, Toro ...

      Back to business after the summer break
    • Up to the summer break

      The 07/28/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Started from the fourteenth place on the Hungarian Grand Prix starting grid, Jean-Eric Vergne did not do a fantastic first lap. Nevertheless, the Frenchman gave his best to move up ...

      Up to the summer break
    • One qualifying, some questions and optimism!

      The 07/27/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      If Jean-Eric Vergne managed to go up to Q2, the Frenchman could not do better than 14th, without really have any explanation for his relative underperformance. The Toro Rosso driver ...

      One qualifying, some questions and optimism!
    • New elements to try

      The 07/26/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne and Toro Rosso tested new part on their cars today in Hungaroring, both on the aerodynamic and suspension side. Fourteenth in the first session, sixteenth in the second, ...

      New elements to try
    • Positive tests at Silverstone

      The 07/19/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      During the Formula 1 test at Silverstone, Jean-Eric Vergne has completed 42 laps in his Toro Rosso, with new Pirelli tyres testing as main goal.   “ It’s always good to get ...

      Positive tests at Silverstone
    • A weekend to forget

      The 07/07/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      The German round of the 2013 Formula 1 Championship won’t stay engraved into Jean-Eric Vergne’s memories. With a difficult car to manage, the Frenchman was forced to retire after 23 ...

      A weekend to forget
    • First time in Nürburgring

      The 07/05/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      If Jean-Eric Vergne already knew the Nürburgring, the Frenchman drove for the first time a Formula 1 on this track today. No need any adapting time, he did a busy ...

      First time in Nürburgring
    • A race to forget

      The 06/30/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne’s hopes for a good result have shattered today at Silverstone, when his Toro Rosso’s left rear tyre suddenly blow up, forcing the Frenchman to retire.   “I got a bad ...

      A race to forget
    • A little disappointment, but big hopes

      The 06/29/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne had matched his team-mate’s pace all weekend but just did not get the maximum out of his Q2 lap. Overall, the Toro Rosso results shows that the steps ...

      A little disappointment, but big hopes
    • Immediately on the pace

      The 06/28/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne and the Scuderia Toro Rosso had a productive Friday on the Silverstone track, setting good time in the dry and in the rain. Seventh of both first free ...

      Immediately on the pace
    • JEV impresses at Montreal

      The 06/10/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      With a strong and perfect race, Jean-Eric Vergne set the best result of his Formula 1 career, crossing the finish line of the Canadian Grand Prix in 6th place. With ...

      JEV impresses at Montreal
    • Seventh of the qualifying in Canada

      The 06/08/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne has fully taken advantage of the difficult conditions of the Canadian Grand Prix qualifying session, while going for the second time in a row in  Q3. Always in ...

      Seventh of the qualifying in Canada
    • Mixed conditions in Montréal

      The 06/07/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne and Toro Rosso started the weekend on a good footing in Gilles Villeneuve’s track of Montréal. On the pace on the wet and on the dry, the Frenchman ...

      Mixed conditions in Montréal
    • Interview before the Grand Prix du Canada

      The 06/06/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric, you’ve already had a busy morning. What have you been up to already today?   I was at the Polytechnic school, with the FIA for the Action for Road Safety campaign ...

      Interview before the Grand Prix du Canada
    • Four points in the street of Monaco

      The 05/26/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Qualified in the front of the grid, Jean-Eric Vergne did a great Monaco Grand Prix, crossing the finish line in eighth position. In the same pace as the leaders, the ...

      Four points in the street of Monaco
    • A strong qualifying in Monaco!

      The 05/25/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      After an intense work during the three free practice sessions, Jean-Eric Vergne did a brilliant qualifying session today in Monaco. With a very good pace when the streets were wet, ...

      A strong qualifying in Monaco!
    • JEV tribute to François Cevert

      The 05/23/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Forty years ago this year, a charismatic Frenchman by the name of Francois Cevert lost his life in a terrible accident during qualifying at Watkins Glen in the USA GP, ...

      JEV tribute to François Cevert
    • JEV takes his marks at Monaco

      The 05/23/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Driving a Formula 1 on the street of Monaco is always a special feeling. With 68 laps completed, Jean-Eric Vergne prepared himself in the good way for the Monaco Grand ...

      JEV takes his marks at Monaco
    • A lack of success...

      The 05/12/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Despite positive free practice sessions and a good qualification, the Grand Prix of Spain will stay as a disappointment for Jean-Eric Vergne, with his second retirement of the year. JEV ...

      A lack of success...
    • An encouraging qualifying session!

      The 05/11/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      The Spanish Grand Prix qualifying session was certainly one of the most contested of the year. Confirming his car’s progress and the good job done by Scuderia Toro Rosso, Jean-Eric ...

      An encouraging qualifying session!
    • In the right direction

      The 05/10/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      The Spanish Grand Prix marks the start of the European Formula One season. For this race, Jean-Eric Vergne has few major evolutions on his Toro Rosso. The free practices results ...

      In the right direction
    • Back to basics!

      The 04/29/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      During the weekend in which he celebrated his 23rd birthday Jean-Eric Vergne went back to basics. On Thursday, the Toro Rosso driver returned to school for a meeting with the ...

      Back to basics!
    • First retirement of the season

      The 04/21/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      The start of the Bahrain Grand Prix was crucial for Jean-Eric Vergne. Stuck in the pack of the field, the Frenchman saw his race compromised after few corners. “I was pushed ...

      First retirement of the season
    • Tyres will be crucial

      The 04/20/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Even if Jean-Eric Vergne will only start the Bahrain Grand Prix from the eighth row of the grid, this fourth race of the season will be really interesting as the ...

      Tyres will be crucial
    • In the good pace

      The 04/19/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne completed a solid testing day in the heat of Bahrain. 14th in the first session then 12th in the second, the Frenchman completed 55 laps and was able ...

      In the good pace
    • Interview before Bahrain Grand Prix

      The 04/18/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Q: A good weekend in China for Toro Rosso, Jean-Eric, not necessarily for yourself and once again qualifying didn’t go quite the way you hoped. What is it about Saturdays ...

      Interview before Bahrain Grand Prix
    • A complicated Chinese Grand Prix

      The 04/14/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      The 2013 Chinese Grand Prix will not stayed in the memory of Jean-Eric Vergne as a good one. His early pace was ok, but the Frenchman hopes stopped in contact ...

      A complicated Chinese Grand Prix
    • Between disappointment and hope

      The 04/13/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Both disappointed with his qualifying performance, but optimistic with the level of performance of his car, Jean-Eric Vergne is experiencing mixed feelings after qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix. The ...

      Between disappointment and hope
    • Ready for tomorrow

      The 04/12/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      As always in Formula 1, Friday was a very busy day for Jean-Eric Vergne and Toro Rosso. 12th of the first session with nineteen laps, 15th time in the second ...

      Ready for tomorrow
    • First point of the season

      The 03/24/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      After an eventful race, where all drivers started on intermediate tires, Jean-Eric Vergne finished tenth and scored his first point of the year. But it was not an easy race, ...

      First point of the season
    • “Anything can happen in this race”

      The 03/23/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      The rain was expected to Sepang, but finally qualifications took place on a completely dry track. Traffic is always important in Q1, when all the Formula One drivers are on ...

      “Anything can happen in this race”
    • A constructive day

      The 03/22/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      The first day in Malaysia was constructive as Jean-Eric and Toro Rosso got through a lot of laps in all sorts of track conditions, so they ran three types of ...

      A constructive day
    • Close to the top10

      The 03/17/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      The first qualifying session of the season, played in two days, was eventful! Jean-Eric Vergne shined in the rain and was very close to Q3. “Qualifying was going quite well on ...

      Close to the top10
    • Under the sun of Melbourne

      The 03/15/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

        It’s a go for the 2013 Formula 1 season with the first free practice sessions at the Albert Park circuit of Melbourne. After winter testing played in the cold of ...

      Under the sun of Melbourne
    • STR8 away!

      The 02/04/2013 - jeanericvergne.com

      Scuderia Toro Rosso today revealed its new car, the eighth in the team’s history, in the Jerez de la Frontera pit lane. While the drivers are the same, the new car ...

      STR8 away!
    • Points to finish the season

      The 11/25/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      For the last race of the year, Jean-Eric Vergne crossed the finish line eight after a crazy Brazilian Grand Prix. In spite of the difficult conditions, the Frenchman finished eight ...

      Points to finish the season
    • Jean-Eric Vergne is ready for the last race of the season

      The 11/24/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      The last qualifying session of the year was not so bad for Jean-Eric Vergne as he went to Q2. The Frenchman will start the ultimate race of the season from ...

      Jean-Eric Vergne is ready for the last race of the season
    • In the heat of Interlagos

      The 11/23/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      It was very hot at the Interlagos track today, as the track temperature reach 54 degrees. Under these conditions, the Toro Rosso suffered a little bit more than their competitors. ...

      In the heat of Interlagos
    • A good beginning of the race before a retirement

      The 11/19/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      The USA Grand Prix has begun in a good way for Jean-Eric Vergne, but unfortunately the Frenchman had to retire due to a broken suspension. Jean-Eric Vergne and Toro Rosso ...

      A good beginning of the race before a retirement
    • A good qualifying session in the USA

      The 11/18/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne has made one of his best qualifying sessions in Austin, at the Circuit of the Americas. Qualified in Q2, he set the 14th fastest time. JEV will start ...

      A good qualifying session in the USA
    • First laps on the Circuit of the Americas

      The 11/17/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Like all the others Formula One drivers, Jean-Eric Vergne has discovered the new and beautiful Circuit of the Americas this Friday, during the first free practice session. Even if the ...

      First laps on the Circuit of the Americas
    • For the 15th time at the finish

      The 11/04/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne showed one more time his good race pace during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Fighting for the points from the beginning until the end, the Frenchman lost his ...

      For the 15th time at the finish
    • A spun and no Q2

      The 11/03/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Whithout a spun in his flying lap, Jean-Eric Vergne could have made it to Q2 today. Sunday, the Frenchman will start from the ninth row of the Abu Dhabi Grand ...

      A spun and no Q2
    • Jean-Eric Vergne is back to Abu Dhabi

      The 11/02/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne is back on the Yas Marina circuit of Abu Dhabi, a track where he drove for the first time a Toro Rosso during the Young Driver tests in ...

      Jean-Eric Vergne is back to Abu Dhabi
    • Scuderia Toro Rosso confirms same drivers for 2013

      The 10/31/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne: “I am really happy about this great news. Thank you Toro Rosso and thank you Red Bull, who have backed me since the early days of my career.  ...

      Scuderia Toro Rosso confirms same drivers for 2013
    • Jean-Eric Vergne 15th in India

      The 10/28/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      The Indian Grand Prix will not stay as the best one of the season. 15th at the fnish line, Jean-Eric gained experience on this track, and this is the most ...

      Jean-Eric Vergne 15th in India
    • “I’m looking forward to tomorrow”

      The 10/27/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne carries on his Learning of the Buddh International Circuit. After some adjustment on his car, the Frenchman raised the pace. Jean-Eric missed out on getting into Q2 by ...

      “I’m looking forward to tomorrow”
    • Another new track

      The 10/26/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      This season, Jean-Eric Vergne has to discover many tracks. Today, with the free practice of the Indian Grand Prix, it’s one more on the list. The Frenchman had done 58 ...

      Another new track
    • Four points, and a fantastic race.

      The 10/14/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      The Korean Grand Prix 2012 will certainly be a reference race for Jean-Eric Vergne. With an efficient Toro Rosso, the Frenchman convinced with his pace and his ability to preserve ...

      Four points, and a fantastic race.
    • A small mistake, but high hopes

      The 10/13/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Qualified in Q2 with a very good time, Jean-Eric was doing an interesting qualifying session in Korea. But a small mistake in his fastest lap put him in 17th position. ...

      A small mistake, but high hopes
    • Jean-Eric on the pace in Korea

      The 10/12/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne completed his entire programme with no real issues during the first two free practice sessions in Korea. More than the level of performance, the Frenchman and Toro Rosso ...

      Jean-Eric on the pace in Korea
    • Thirteenth and on the good pace

      The 10/07/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Started from the 19th place on the grid, Jean-Eric Vergne crossed the line in the 13rd position in the Japanese Grand Prix. As always, the Frenchman adopted a strong pace ...

      Thirteenth and on the good pace
    • JEV only 19th on the grid

      The 10/06/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Qualified in Q2, Jean-Eric Vergne was supposed to start from the 16th place on the starting grid of the Japanese Grand Prix. However, the Toro Rosso driver has been handed ...

      JEV only 19th on the grid
    • JEV discovers Suzuka

      The 10/05/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      This morning, Jean-Eric Vergne has done his first laps of the Suzuka circuit. In addition to discovering this beautiful track, the Frenchman had to go through a test program with ...

      JEV discovers Suzuka
    • JEV deserved points

      The 09/23/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      The beginning of the Singapore Grand Prix went well for Jean-Eric Vergne. Thanks to an aggressive strategy, the Frenchman was on the pace to finish in the points. Tenth when ...

      JEV deserved points
    • All is possible at night

      The 09/22/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Once again, Jean-Eric Vergne proves that he is learning fast with a really good qualifying session today in Singapore. After a serious work with Toro Rosso the Frenchman was on ...

      All is possible at night
    • JEV discovers the night

      The 09/21/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      For the first time Jean-Eric Vergne drove a Formula 1 at night! The Frenchman discovered this specific Singapore track today. With 25 laps during the first practice session then 31 ...

      JEV discovers the night
    • Second retirement of the season for JEV

      The 09/09/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Unfortunately, the Monza Grand Prix was short for Jean-Eric Vergne. In the pack, the Toro Rosso driver lost control of his car, on lap ten, at the first chicane. Therefore, ...

      Second retirement of the season for JEV
    • Ready for the fastest race of the year.

      The 09/08/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      With serious work during and after the free practice sessions, Jean-Eric Vergne and his team have improved their performance in Monza for the qualifying session. Qualified in Q2, the Frenchman ...

      Ready for the fastest race of the year.
    • Sixty laps to begin

      The 09/07/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      As usual, the Friday was studious for Jean-Eric Vergne and Toro Rosso. The Frenchman did a serious working program in Monza. Eighteenth of the first session, nineteenth of the second, ...

      Sixty laps to begin
    • JEV back in the points

      The 09/02/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      After a perfect race on the selective track of Spa-Francorchamps, Jean-Eric Vergne finished the Belgian Grand Prix in eighth position. The Frenchman, after a spectacular end of the race with ...

      JEV back in the points
    • Good qualifying for Jean-Eric Vergne

      The 09/01/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      In the difficult Spa-Francorchamps track, Jean-Eric Vergne did a good performance in qualifying, after providing an effective job in the only free practice session performed in the dry. Fifteenth, JEV will ...

      Good qualifying for Jean-Eric Vergne
    • Summer in the rain ...

      The 08/31/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      It was raining today at Spa-Francorchamps. During the first free practice session, Jean-Eric Vergne did 15 laps and set the fourth time. In the afternoon, the conditions were worst than ...

      Summer in the rain ...
    • A good start and a strong race

      The 07/29/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      For the 10th time of the season at the finish line, Jean-Eric Vergne did a new strong race. Classified 16th, the Frenchman could have done better without several misadventures. “I had ...

      A good start and a strong race
    • A good qualifying session in Hungary

      The 07/28/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne did his best with his car today in Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying session. Admitted in Q2, the Frenchman from Toro Rosso finished 16th, in front of Michaël Schumacher “I ...

      A good qualifying session in Hungary
    • A normal working Friday in Hungary

      The 07/27/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      As often, the Friday was studious for Jean-Eric Vergne and Toro Rosso. The Frenchman tries few new aero parts : a new rear wing and a slight variation to his ...

      A normal working Friday in Hungary
    • German Grand Prix : 14th despite a puncture

      The 07/22/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Started from 15th position on the grid, Jean-Eric Vergne crossed the finish line of the German Grand Prix in 14th. On the good pace at the beginning of the race, ...

      German Grand Prix : 14th despite a puncture
    • 15th on the grid after all

      The 07/21/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      In Hockenheim, Jean-Eric Vergne was just about to go in Q2, but Michaël Schumacher improved under the checkered flag and the Frenchman finished 18th. After the grid penalties imposed to several ...

      15th on the grid after all
    • The rains continues in Formula 1

      The 07/20/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Once again, it was raining during the F1 free practice day! Like all other drivers, Jean-Eric Vergne had to compose with the elements in Germany. Taking advantage of a dry ...

      The rains continues in Formula 1
    • “I think I drove a good race”

      The 07/08/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      If the beginning of the weekend was under a heavy rain, the British Grand Prix was finally run on a completely dry track. From the back of the grid, Jean-Eric ...

       “I think I drove a good race”
    • 16th after rain-delayed session

      The 07/07/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      The rain was expected at Silverstone for the qualifying session of the British Grand Prix and it was worth than expected. Qualified in Q2, JEV was fourth before the interruption. ...

      16th after rain-delayed session
    • Wet free practices in Silverstone !

      The 07/06/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      The first day of the British Grand Prix was held under the rain, which is far from unusual at Silverstone. On a trakc that he knows perfectly well, Jean-Eric did ...

      Wet free practices in Silverstone !
    • First retirement of the season

      The 06/24/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      The Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe in the Valencia street circuit will not remain as good memories for Jean-Eric Vergne. In trouble with his car since the beginning of ...

      First retirement of the season
    • “We will simply keep on working“

      The 06/23/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne nearly gets into Q2 today in Valencia. The Frenchman, not entirely happy with the balance of his F1, finished in 18th position. Sunday, he will be just behind ...

      “We will simply keep on working“
    • A standard working friday

      The 06/22/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      For the first time Jean-Eric Vergne features today the new exhaust system developed by the Scuderia Toro Rosso. The French driver completed 56 laps in Valencia, under very hot conditions. ...

      A standard working friday
    • Discovering Canada

      The 06/08/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Jean-Eric will be doing his first laps on the Gilles Villeneuve circuit in his Toro Rosso during Friday’s first practice run. But before that the French driver had the opportunity ...

      Discovering Canada
    • Monaco GP JEV qualifying 16th

      The 05/26/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      “I was expecting to do better, because my lap in Q1 was far from perfect and I thought I could put it all together for Q2 when we would have ...

      Monaco GP JEV qualifying 16th
    • Alesi races in Indy, Vergne pays tribute in Monaco

      The 05/23/2012 - jeanericvergne.com

      Frenchman Jean Alesi was one of the most popular drivers in Formula 1, especially here in Monaco. Natural enough given that the Principality is wedged between France and Italy, the ...

      Alesi races in Indy, Vergne pays tribute in Monaco

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    • Jean-Eric Vergne pleasantly surprised with 7th

      The 06/10/2013 - NBC sports

      Jean-Eric Vergne is pleased to have qualified an excellent 7th for tomorrow’s Canadian Grand Prix, yet he has revealed that he feared not even making it through Q1 at one ...

      Jean-Eric Vergne pleasantly surprised with 7th
    • Solid 6th finish for Toro Rosso's Vergne in Montreal

      The 06/10/2013 - motorsport

      Jean-Eric Vergne (STR8-03 - Race Position: 6th): “Incredible! I’m very happy. The best result for me of course, but also the highest finishing position since Vettel’s results for the team ...

      Solid 6th finish for Toro Rosso's Vergne in Montreal
    • My first time here in a Formula 1

      The 05/24/2012 - Toro Rosso

        This was my first time here in a Formula 1 car and I really enjoyed myself.    Because I did not go particularly well round Monaco in the Formula Renault 3.5 Series ...

      My first time here in a Formula 1
    • Spanish Grand Prix

      The 05/11/2012 - Toro Rosso

      “This morning we continued with some aero evaluation that we had started at the Mugello test. In the afternoon, we worked mainly towards the race and I feel we found ...

      Spanish Grand Prix
    • Jean-Eric Vergne says toro rosso

      The 04/20/2012 - Autosport.com

      Jean-Eric Vergne is confident his Toro Rosso team can get its China updates to work despite a difficult first weekend with them.The team introduced several upgrades for last weekend's race ...

      Jean-Eric Vergne says toro rosso
    • Vergnes Verdict

      The 04/19/2012 - Red Bull

      Jean-Eric Vergne had his usual meet the media session this afternoon in the beautiful Sakhir paddock and it was time for some retrospection, firstly looking back just a few days ...

      Vergnes Verdict
    • Chinese GP- Walking the walk

      The 04/13/2012 - Red Bull

      Ahead of his first Chinese Grand Prix , jean eric vergne explains why track walks are so important, fills us in on his sightseeing triparound Shanghai, and waxes lyrical about ...

      Chinese GP- Walking the walk
    • Toro Rosso’s Jean-Eric Vergne looks back on...

      The 03/30/2012 - Red Bull

      I’ve spent quite a lot of time imagining what it would be like going into a weekend as an F1 driver. At the end of last season I took part ...

      Toro Rosso’s Jean-Eric Vergne looks back on...